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Sammy Sheik


Sammy Sheik was born in Alexandria, Egypt. His passion for acting drove him to leave home shortly after high school and move to New York to study theatre. He soon landed his first film role in the Albert Brooks' satire comedy "Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World", playing Al-Jazeera executive "Mukhtar Al-Mujib." Sheik followed this with ... See full bio »

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 2015 Sara's Cell (pre-production)
Bashu
 2015 American Sniper (filming)
Mustafa
 2014 Tyrant (TV Movie) (post-production)
Hamid
 2013 Lone Survivor
Taraq
 2013 Burn Notice (TV Series)
Khalid Maziq
- Bitter Pill (2013) ... Khalid Maziq
 2013 Misled
DJ
 2012 Days of Our Lives (TV Series)
Mike
- Episode #1.11832 (2012) ... Mike
 2012/I Brake
Marco (voice)
 2011 This Narrow Place
Hassan
 2011 Homeland (TV Series)
Imam Rafan Gohar
 2011 Walk a Mile in My Pradas
Carlos
 2011 Three Veils
Ali
 2010 Nikita (TV Series)
Agent Rahal / Bashir Maro
- Resistance (2010) ... Agent Rahal / Bashir Maro
 2010 Family Prayers (aka Karim & Suha) (Short)
Karim
 2010 United States of Tara (TV Series)
Hany
- The Family Portrait (2010) ... Hany (uncredited)
- Explosive Diorama (2010) ... Hany
- Torando! (2010) ... Hany
- You Becoming You (2010) ... Hany
 2010 Axis of Evil (Short)
Djamal
 2009 Attack on Darfur
Janjaweed Commander
 2008 My Own Worst Enemy (TV Series)
Server
- High Crimes and Turducken (2008) ... Server
 2008 The Unit (TV Series)
Insurgent Leader
- Into Hell: Part One (2008) ... Insurgent Leader
 2008 An American Carol
Subway Terrorist
 2008 NCIS (TV Series)
Iraqi Militia Guard at Road Block
- In the Zone (2008) ... Iraqi Militia Guard at Road Block
 2008 Mideast Midwest (Short)
Mohamed
 2008 Lost (TV Series)
Bedouin #2
- The Shape of Things to Come (2008) ... Bedouin #2
 2008 The Morgue
Samim
 2007 The Big Bang Theory (Short)
Omer
 2007 The Rookie: CTU (TV Mini-Series)
Jamal Bin Mohammed (2007)
 2007 The Eyes of Samir (Short)
Bashu
 2006 Kal: Yesterday & Tomorrow (Short)
Amir
 2005 Looking for Comedy in the Muslim World
Mukhtar Al-Mujib (as Sameh Sheik)
 2005 Over There (TV Series)
Hooded Eyes
 2005 Cries from Ramah (Short)
Hani
 2005 Untold Stories of the ER (TV Series documentary)
Dr. Armin
- Surgery Won't Help (2005) ... Dr. Armin (as Sameh Sheik)
 2005 Tayer (Short)
Seif
 2003-2004 What Should You Do? (TV Series)
Avenger / Thug with a Gun
- Revenge (2004) ... Avenger
- Co-Worker Rampage (2004) ... Thug with a Gun
- Hooked on a Post (2003) ... Avenger
 2004 Street Smarts (TV Series)
Contestant
- Episode dated 3 February 2004 (2004) ... Contestant
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Alternate Names:

Sameh Sheik
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Resides between Los Angeles and Cairo. See more »

Star Sign:

Scorpio

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